Top 15 Metropolitan Areas At Risk for Storm Surge and Hurricane Wind, 2021

 

Single-family (1)
    At risk for storm surge At risk for hurricane wind
Rank (2) Metropolitan area Number Reconstruction cost value (2) ($ billions) Number Reconstruction cost value (2) ($ billions)
1 New York, NY 781,823 $304.50 3,378,397 $1,430.10
2 Miami, FL 738,994 149.26 1,997,608 406.28
3 Tampa, FL 544,433 100.80 1,102,691 218.14
4 New Orleans, LA 396,870 100.59 424,460 107.52
5 Virginia Beach, VA 395,653 94.95 578,622 140.62
6 Fort Myers, FL 321,940 67.02 348,965 72.23
7 Bradenton, FL 284,828 57.46 373,133 79.19
8 Houston, TX 261,103 56.89 1,987,408 494.62
9 Jacksonville, FL 220,301 52.71 548,161 123.33
10 Naples, FL 197,265 44.46 201,314 45.08
11 Charleston, SC 184,563 46.82 275,321 65.22
12 Boston, MA 159,245 53.98 1,289,430 477.06
13 Myrtle Beach, SC 156,161 30.43 247,907 49.65
14 Lafayette, LA 146,254 33.41 179,528 40.05
15 Baton Rouge, LA 136,951 34.27 299,849 71.08
Multi-family (3)
    At risk for storm surge At risk for hurricane wind
Rank (2) Metropolitan area Number Reconstruction cost value (2) ($ billions) Number Reconstruction cost value (2) ($ billions)
1 New York, NY 108,607 $52.04 448,051 $213.78
2 Miami, FL 28,747 7.04 61,458 16.28
3 Boston, MA 14,548 9.14 58,943 37.73
4 Tampa, FL 14,220 3.86 26,239 6.85
5 Fort Myers, FL 13,417 3.29 14,248 3.49
6 New Orleans, LA 6,518 3.38 6,518 3.38
7 Jacksonville, FL 4,495 1.48 8,643 2.75
8 Savannah, GA 4,479 1.63 4,511 1.64
9 Virginia Beach, VA 4,244 1.42 5,015 1.67
10 Philadelphia, PA 3,397 1.26 53,927 25.02
11 Daytona Beach, FL 3,289 0.85 5,159 1.26
12 Bradenton, FL 3,279 0.88 3,739 1.00
13 Providence, RI 2,544 1.48 32,960 19.13
14 Baltimore, MD 2,221 0.45 4,672 1.12
15 Naples, FL 2,206 0.63 2,350 0.66
(1) Residential structures less than four stories, including mobile homes, duplexes, manufactured homes and cabins. (2) Combines materials, equipment and labor, but does not include the value of the land or lot. (3) Apartments, condominiums and multi-unit dwellings. Source: CoreLogic®, a property data and analytics company. May not be re-sold, republished or licensed to any other source without prior written permission from CoreLogic.